to Collective Foole!
"Resistance is foolish. Your
biological distinctiveness and trivia knowledge will be added to our
to Collective Foole's Trivia Team website. We're
a team that participates in the "World's Largest Trivia
Contest" held each April in Stevens Point, WI.
To use creativity,
technology, experience, hard work and determination to WIN the World's
Largest Trivia Contest.
Why do we call ourselves Collective Foole?
Well, we think the Borg from Star Trek are pretty darn cool.
They assimilate knowledge just like us. They use it
for dominating the galaxy, we're happy just to conquer trivia contests.
But seriously though, here's how we define a collective:
A collective is a group of
people who share or are motivated by at least one common issue or
interest, or work together on a specific project(s) to achieve a common
We also like to have
fun, and that's where the Foole part comes in. A long, long
time ago in a galaxy far, far away (uh oh, a Star Wars reference!)
there was really cool, funny comedy album put out by a man named George
Carlin. A bunch of the people on our team thought it was
pretty funny and decided to use it in a trivia team name. And
as they say, the rest is history...
We're super excited and already getting ready
for Trivia 42 (April 8th-10th, 2011), it starts in
Our team name for
the upcoming 2011 contest will be:
free to look around, and make sure you come back as these pages will be
updated very often.
- 11-24-2010: Team name change due to the
merger of two wonderfully awesome groups of trivia fanatics.
Our first collaboration led to a 1st place finish at the
Trivia Unplugged contest. We had so much fun there we decided
to make it official! CNOF/Norm's Foole and The Collective are
now merged and looking to kick some butt come April...
- 10-10-2008: Updates to the home page, team
history, who knows what else, check it out. ;-)
Been a really long time since this website has been updated...too
long! made some changes to the history page and a few other
spots. Looking to update plenty more pages in the very near
future. We're back baby!
Added/updated the team scores for ALL trivia teams from 2000 through
2006. Very purty formatting, enjoy.
We choose what our team name will be this year...The Collective: King
Cube. We should have lots of fun with this
theme. Lots of ideas for the shirts and float!
I posted a couple of articles that members of the Collective were
featured in for this year's contest. Check out the media section to see them.
We finally got around to putting up all our pictures from Trivia
2005. This includes pictures of registration, the parade, and
tons of pictures from the contest. Hope you enjoy
they are! Also, we have finally gotten around to posting up
pictures all most of our team members here. Soon
to come will be bios on everyone...
We had our first ever summer picnic this year at Iverson
Park. Bocce Ball, Polish Horseshoes and so much
more! Check out the pictures here.
Wow, what a great time we had in this year's trivia contest.
The merger between COJ and us went better than expected and we emerged
from this contest with the best finish that either of our teams has
ever had! Lots of pictures and comments will be posted
soon. We've been super busy!
The trivia movie has been announced! Its... Martin
& Orloff. In other news...The Collective
and Circle of Jerks have joined forces to further our conquest of the
trivia universe. COJ brings years of experience to The
Collective and we look forward to playing trivia with them.
They are as passionate about trivia as we are, so its the perfect
union. Resistance is futile!!!